The Jamestown Arts Center is a non-profit, multi-disciplinary facility created to benefit the community of Jamestown, Rhode Island, and beyond.
Our mission is to engage, enrich and inspire our community through extraordinary arts and educational experiences.
Performances by Jennifer Avery, Carol Scavotto, and Quintín Rivera Toro Burning Down The House brings together a group of international artists whom explore issues of house and home in their work. Home is more of an emotional construct, dealing with feelings of safety, nostalgia, belonging and aspiration. Many of the artists here analyze these feelings[…..]More Info
The Pitch Pipe Show is an hour long Musical Theater Cabaret made up of entirely new songs by Michael Liebhauser and Sheridan Stevens. Friends since childhood, the shows writer/performer duo will go to any length to generate exciting new material that throws aside traditional topics and instead focuses on ground breaking new subjects like: love,[…..]More Info
Year round classes where adults can flex their creativity, find a creative outlet or sharpen their skills. Classes offered in fine arts, technology and design.
Teen classes are geared towards the dynamic adolescent brain – Creative classes & workshops in a variety of fine arts, technology and design driven mediums.
Children: Year round dynamic, hands on classes & vacation and summer camps designed especially for children. We offer creative birthday parties too!
Join us for films from the 19th Annual Rhode Island International Festival! Wednesday August 5th 7:00pm Art House (88 min.) Directed by Don Freeman. Some artists don’t just create masterpieces-they live in them. A journey into the private worlds created by some of America’s most eminent artists and designers, including: Wharton Esherick, Raoul Hague, Henry Chapman[…..]
Gallery Hours through August 15, Wednesday – Saturday, 10am – 2pm Burning Down The House brings together a group of international artists whom explore issues of house and home in their work. Home is more of an emotional construct, dealing with feelings of safety, nostalgia, belonging and aspiration. Many of the artists here analyze these[…..]
I was fortunate enough to chat with Burning Down The House artist Brooke Erin Goldstein about her childhood, artistic roots, process, the RI arts scene, and more. Brooke’s genuine enthusiasm for the arts is so refreshing and is certainly enough to get anyone up and moving to become a part of the lively RI arts[…..]